Kim Law Author/Reader Match

Instead of trying to find your perfect match in a dating app, we bring you the "Reader Match" where we introduce you to authors as a reader you ...

Cora Brent Author/Reader Match

Instead of trying to find your perfect match in a dating app, we bring you the "Reader Match" where we introduce you to authors as a reader you ...

Meet Mika Jolie at Readers & ‘ritas in November!

As part of our countdown to Readers & ‘ritas 2017, our Meet the Author interview series helps you get to know the authors joining us ...

Dani Pettrey | O is for Obstacles

I chose the word obstacles for our letter today, because let's face it, we all encounter our fair share of obstacles. Whether it's an issue with ...

RaeAnne Thayne | What Christmas Means to Me

Last year, my family spontaneously decided to take a cruise over Christmas. With six of us – including a married daughter and son-in-law who ...

Maryann Jordan | 5 Characteristics of a “Sweet” Alpha

Alpha. We all see this word when looking for romance novels to read, but what does it mean? According to the dictionary, the word has numerous ...

Redeeming a Hero by Elle Boon

When I was thinking about what to write about, it was easy. You see, we all love our heroes to be a certain way. Looks can change and ...

A Highland Pirate’s Moral Code

From the perspective of Shaw "Savage" MacDougall Name's Shaw, but most people call me Savage. I'm a Highlander, born and bred, proud of my ...

Barbara Longley | History and Inspiration

I've always been fascinated by the concept of time travel. Also, to satisfy my own curiosity, I've read a lot about differing theories regarding ...

Danielle Annett | Evolution of a Book Cover

Hi! *waves* Thanks so much for having me today. I’m so excited for the release of BRANDED BY FIRE, book 4 in the Blood & Magic ...

Laura Spinella | Psychic’s Handbook of Pros and Cons

Fingers crossed that GHOST GIFTS is the lightning followed by FORETOLD's thunder—that's hopeful author code for book two in my ...

Spotlight on Laura Heffernan

Dear Reader, Have you ever found yourself in a rut? Felt trapped? Jen's fresh out of college, expecting that the world is her oyster, only to ...

Meet Kimberly Kincaid, is she your Author Match?

Writes: The sexy, edgy Station Seventeen series, with the latest book, IN TOO DEEP, coming your way on October 17, 2017. About: Feisty ...

Courtney Heinz | Four Secrets to Writing a Good Sequel

Now that I’ve written two sequels in two different series, The Six Train to Wisconsin series (adult paranormal suspense) and The Unbelievables ...

WHY YOU’LL FALL IN LOVE WITH CHRISTIAN WATSON

Hidey-ho Fresh Fictioners! Fresh Fictionees? Fresh Fictionites? Or how about this... Hidey-ho all you fiction lovers! Julie Ann Walker here, so ...

Meet Mika Jolie

What book made you fall in love with the genre you write? Mika Jolie: I've read so many books, but the one I remember the most is The ...

Q&A with Mari Carr’s Kindle World Authors

How did you come up with the idea for this story? EmKay Conner I've written in two other Kindle Worlds and discovered that series sell ...

Elizabeth Hoyt’s 5 Oddities about Georgian England

One of the most popular historical romance eras is "The Regency" which runs according to Wikipedia, "The Regency in Great Britain was a ...

An Excerpt from READY FOR WILD and giveaway

A near psychotic laugh bubbles up before I can stop it. Braden immediately begins to launch a series of irritated questions at us. "Why ...

History and Inspiration: Cambria and Paso Robles Wine Country

THE SECRET, the third book in the Butler Ranch series, is set on the Central Coast of California, one of my favorite places on earth. I ...

Exclusive Excerpt: BURN FOR YOU by J.T. Geissinger

Exclusive Excerpt: BURN FOR YOU by J.T. Geissinger It was ten minutes before I could steal time away from the kitchen. When I stepped out ...

Art and Passion

It's a cliché that artistic people feel more intensely than non-artist types, are more driven by their passionate vision—and frequently live ...

Delia James | The Best Mystery Author You Never Heard Of

Every writer is also a reader. I mean, if we didn't love books, we wouldn't spend our time trying to create more, right? So, I read fast and I ...

Jamie Beck | Redeeming a Hero

Thank you for having me here today to discuss my Christmas novella, JOYFULLY HIS. Originally, I'd only planned three books for the Sterling ...

Top 5 Literary Place that Live Up To the Hype

Jane Austen’s House in Chawton, Surrey UK. This is a sweet little house where Jane lived for a short period of her life. There is a tea ...

Diane Alberts | Top five scary movies for October

With October comes Halloween, and with Halloween comes… SCARY MOVIES. * dun dun dun * Even though I rarely watch them anymore, I ...

Love (and Sex) in the Great Outdoors

Hi, I'm Rebecca Brooks and I have a confession: I love mountain men. Scruffy men, rugged men, growly men who aren't afraid to get down and ...

Alyson McLayne | My Favorite scene in HIGHLAND PROMISE

My favorite scene is at Darach's keep in his great hall when Caitlin's worst fears come to pass—her uncle, who'd kept her under guard for ...

Jane Ashford | The Duke’s Sons series ends on a high note!

Enjoy an exclusive excerpt from THE DUKE KNOWS BEST by Jane Ashford When you've finished reading, please tell us what you think of Verity ...

Erin McCarthy | Top 5 Romantic Songs

The third book in my MURDER BY DESIGNS series, ONCE UPON A GHOST, has a pesky ghost who likes to wake up medium Bailey Burke by singing. Celine ...

Meet Cooper McKenzie at Readers & ‘ritas in November!

As part of our countdown to Readers & ‘ritas 2017, our Meet the Author interview series helps you get to know the authors joining us ...

Dani Pettrey

Spotlight: Dani Pettrey: Researching a Thrill Ride

“A major thrill ride with some fascinating twists…” ~RT Book Reviews 4 Stars I’m super excited to share my latest release, Blind Spot, ...

Gayla K. Hiss | Top 5 Romantic National Parks

I love the national parks. In fact, my husband and I have visited over 20 of them. To me, nothing is more romantic than a beautiful alpine lake ...

Top 5 Reasons to LOVE Crested Butte, CO

DANCE WITH ME is the second book in the Cowboys of Crested Butte series. It tells the story of Billy Patterson and Renie Fairchild, who we met ...

Elizabeth Heiter | When the End Is Really the Beginning

“Guilty.” That’s the opening to my short story, The Second Shot, part of the anthology BETRAYED, releasing in ebook next week. My ...

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GHOST ON THE CASE by Carolyn Hart Bailey Ruth Ghost #8 Bailey Ruth Raeburn is back, racing against the Heavenly clock in an all-new mystery ...

Anna del Mar | The Story Behind The Guardian

So I went to Africa on a non-writing, no-laptop vacation, to check off a bucket list item that entailed world-class wildlife viewing. I also ...

Fall into a Cozy

The cozy temps of fall are just starting to reach Texas, bringing with them one of my guilty pleasures—snuggling up with a fuzzy blanket and a ...

Joyce Tremel | Writing a Series

One question I'm often asked is, "Is it hard to write a series?" I think it depends on the writer. Personally, I love writing a series. At this ...

Bethany Turner | TOP FIVE NOT-SO-OBVIOUS ROMANTIC ONSCREEN MOMENTS

THE SECRET LIFE OF SARAH HOLLENBECK is written from the POV of Sarah herself. Once in Sarah’s head, it doesn’t take long to realize that for ...

Terry Spear | DREAMING OF A WHITE WOLF CHRISTMAS

Ready for a little preview into Terry Spear's new series? "Okay, well, we're continuing our adventure and will let you know when we stop for ...

Lynn Stevens | Making it in a Man’s World

GAME ON is dedicated to two very strong young women who are both in a field that's dominated by men: engineering. It's also dedicated to my ...

Mary Hughes | Food, Marvelous Food

Thank you to Fresh Fiction for having me here today! Food, glorious food. As a fulltime author, I write all hours of the day, morning, noon, ...

Gals, Gowns, and Handsome Men by Jade Lee / Kathy Lyons

Last week, I had the pleasure of being an author at the Historical Romance Retreat in Spokane, WA. Delilah Marvelle and Renée Bernard did an ...

Ready for 12 Reasons to Love Charley Davidson?

TWELVE REASONS YOU’LL LOVE CHARLEY DAVIDSON She’s the grim reaper. She’s irreverent to the extreme. She’s turned sass into an ...

Interview: Marie Harte talks about her newest romance ALL I WANT FOR HALLOWEEN

As fall finally starts to creep in we turn our attention toward new holiday reads. Of course Halloween arrives weeks for Thanksgiving and ...

Caridad Pineiro Shares her Top 5 Movies

I love movies and television and will often write with the television on in the background. I’m a very visual person and draw a lot of useful ...

Exclusive Excerpt: ‘At the Heart of It’ by Tawna Fenske

Kate stopped as her phone began to buzz. She slipped it out of her purse and felt her arms start to tingle as Jonah’s name popped up on the ...

Samantha Chase | Top 5 Favorite Holiday Movies

Hey, Everyone! So HOLIDAY SPICE is – obviously – a holiday romance and I am so excited that it’s finally here!! I love the holidays – ...

Jeannie Moon | THEN CAME YOU

When I first wrote the story that became THEN CAME YOU. it was set on the wrong coast. That may seem like an odd statement, but the original ...

Fresh Fiction Author/Reader Match with Elizabeth Harmon

Instead of trying to find your perfect match in a dating app, we bring you the Reader Match where we introduce you to authors as a reader you ...

A Spotlight on Julia Kelly

THE LOOK OF LOVE by Julia Kelly Matchmaker of Edinburgh The ceremony passed in a blur. Reverend Macdonough spoke of fidelity and sacrifice. ...

Sara Jade Alan | The Improv Guide to Relationships

Ellie, the main character in my debut YA contemporary romance, A MESSY, BEAUTIFUL LIFE, is captain of her high school’s improv team. She ...

Meet Bridget Blackwood at Readers & ‘ritas in November!

As part of our countdown to Readers & ‘ritas 2017, our Meet theAuthor interview series helps you get to know the authors joining us in ...

Birth of a Snarky Spy

A Note from Nancy Northcott WEBSITE | FACEBOOK | FACEBOOK Today I’m celebrating the release of a new book. It’s a new series with new ...

Miranda James | An Antebellum Kind of Murder

I’m not entirely certain where my fascination with old houses – mansions, really – began. The house I grew up in was built for my parents ...